General Information
Type Elf-D
Function Experimental UAV
Year 1979
Crew None
Powerplant
Type Nelson
Power 48hp
Size (m)
Length 5.40
Wingspan 5.86
Wing area 6.16m2
Weights (kg) and loads
Loaded 360
Wing Load 58.4 kg/m2
Power load (kg/hp) 7.5
Speed (km/h)
Maximum 195
Stall 80
Maneuverability
g-Loads -2 +7
Climb (m/sec)
at 0m 2.5

Elf-D remotely controlled airplane (MAI)


"Elf-D" experimental unmanned airplane (OSKBES MAI)

Elf-D was developed at MAI within research program "Distantsia" ("Distance"). NII AS DPLA issued TZ (specifications) for this project to investigate opportunities to control aircraft of the "Elf-D" class using TV systems.

Special operator control desk was designed an built.

Two "Elf-D" were built, trials took place but the outcome is unknown.


Picture used for the background, found at this site

PredecessorsModifications
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Elf

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